Pace University offering a free, online 12-week Desktop GIS course

This course starts September 1 and ends November 23. The syllabus and self-enrollment are now available at

This year, the course is divided into three four-week sections.  A badge can be earned after successfully completing each section.  A certificate can be sent to each person who completes the course.  A book is recommended, but not required, so the course can be completed at no cost. The medium of most instruction will be narrated screencasts of GIS operations, each step explained.

For more information contact Pace University’s Professor Mary Margaret Minnis at

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